I’ve been thinking of trying my hand at cross stitch for a long time now… and so when a friend gifted me a cool book on Cross Stitch designs, I had to try it out. So here goes… my first attempt at making a cross stitch pattern of a simple maple leaf converted into a handmade card.Read More »
After a brief hiatus, I am back with this tutorial on how some really lovely and cheerful tulips can...
Here is a tutorial with steps to make a fringed felt flower. This is a simple flower making work and...
This tutorial will show how to make flowers using stocking cloth and a metal string. The steps to ma...
After making the hibiscus and daffodil flowers using duplex paper, I wanted to use the left over pap...
I’ve been wanting to do this tutorial on making fabric rosettes for a long time now. So when I...
This DIY tutorial will show you how to make foam roses using the spiral cut technique. This is one o...
Here is how you can make a pair of traditional style bead hoop earrings with small gumball beads and tear drop acrylic beads. Another simple earring design with a tutorial.Read More »
Fortune cookies can be made quickly using colored paper or card and can be converted into cool favors for weddings and parties. Here is a tutorial on making patterned card fortune cookies!Read More »
Here is a tutorial on making tiny lucky hearts using patterned paper. These can be converted into cute cup cake toppers, you can fill in a jar of these lucky hearts to give your loved ones, make jewelry out of them…. so many possibilities!!Read More »
With raksha bandhan coming up, here is an easy rakhi making tutorial on how to make a rakhi with card stock and paper. The technique is pretty simple using basic supplies and you can make this along with your kids.Read More »
A simple silver hoop can be transformed into a piece of jewelry with a traditional touch… here is a DIY on making clay jhumkas and using them to make some unique jhumka hoops.Read More »
Raksha bandhan… the day to celebrate the treasured bond between brothers and sisters is here… and to celebrate this lovely occasion, here is a simple and elegant raksha bandhan card that can be made using some basic card making supplies.Read More »
A simple tutorial that will show you how ethnic clay earrings can be made using self hardening clay, acrylic colors, eye pins and fish hook ear wires. The technique used is simple and can be used to make your own terracotta jewelry style earrings to go with your outfit!Read More »
Here is a tutorial explaining how to make a 3D origami mini fish… this is a model suitable for beginners with simple assembly and requiring only a few paper triangular units.Read More »
Continuing our series of spiral earrings made with silver wire, here is an elegant piece of jewelry you can make using bicone acrylic crystal beads and silver wire.Read More »
One of the popular Chinese origami models is the three dimensional origami dragon made using triangular units of folded paper. This is a mini dragon model and the assembly is pretty simple!Read More »
The previous kundan diya tutorial evoked a good response and I was asked to add a few more such designs… So here goes – a floating kundan diya made using different materials in shades of green. As always, a tutorial follows!Read More »
Here is a pair of quilling paper jhumkas made using quilling strips in red color and green crystal beads with an ethnic touch. The colors of the bead and paper used provide a rich contrast to the piece.Read More »
A simple paper quilling coil can be converted into a jhumka to make your own pair of pretty earrings with a different style. The earrings pair made here uses paper quilling jhumkas and frosted daffodil beads in two mild colors.Read More »
Here is a tutorial on making a cool nursery wall art on a piece of card stock. The technique can be extended to make a similar piece on canvas and cloth to adorn your wall!Read More »